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Date: 2003-03-06 (23:42)
From: Remi Vanicat <vanicat@l...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Bug or feature?
Alessandro Baretta <> writes:


> One more remark concerning the Weak.Make functor. Why in the world are
> Hashtbl.Make and Weak.Make incompatible? It is only natural to think
> of the second as a particularly clever implementation of the
> first. Besides, the two modules are so similar that really deserve to
> have the same signatures. I strongly encourage the Caml Masters to
> think this over. Of course, I could reimplement the Weak.Make functor
> in a Weak2 module for the ocamllib-addons package, but is it worth
> it?

You might be interested by my hweak library
( which have a similar interface than
regular Hashtbl.

I've not tested it with regard of marshal.
Rémi Vanicat

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